'Lucy' Takes Wednesday with $3.74M; 'Hercules' Adds $2.6MJuly 31, 2014 07:40 AM

by Shawn Robbins

Universal reports that Lucy took in $3.74 million yesterday, off 31 percent from Tuesday. Its 6-day domestic total stands at $58.05 million, or 20.5 percent ahead of where 2010's Salt was at the same point.

Paramount's and MGM's Hercules grabbed $2.6 million on Wednesday for a 31 percent daily drop. The Dwayne Johnson-led pic has earned $39.5 million thus far, 4 percent behind the pace of Wrath of the Titans.

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes took third yesterday with $1.85 million, off 52.5 percent from the same day last week. Its domestic cume is now $179.0 million, 29 percent ahead of its predecessor through the same point in release.

Planes: Fire and Rescue grossed $1.37 million on Wednesday for a 35 percent week-to-week drop. The animated sequel has earned $39.9 million in its first 13 days, or 20 percent less than its predecessor.

Rounding out the top five, The Purge: Anarchy grabbed $1.2 million yesterday as it slid 52 percent from last week. The thriller sequel has tallied $56.3 million so far, 2 ahead of the pace of its predecessor.


Daily Domestic Gross Sat, May. 28 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, May. 28 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith$20,918,41134%3,6632$5,711$236,937,7742Fox
3The Longest Yard (2005)$17,298,2297%3,634--$4,760$33,484,6021Paramount
4Monster-in-Law$3,820,64128%3,230-194$1,183$56,473,7393New Line
5Kicking & Screaming$1,838,06029%2,966-504$620$40,875,8673Universal
6Crash (2005)$1,776,60439%1,680-225$1,058$33,191,0304Lionsgate
7The Interpreter$749,51151%1,171-993$640$67,843,5316Universal
9Kingdom of Heaven$639,63347%1,328-1480$482$43,900,6274Fox
10House of Wax$480,75822%1,635-1131$294$29,111,7764Warner Bros.